Alisa Lawler, Vice President of Marketing and Business Development with Multipli Credit Union, says many employees ask their human resources director about borrowing money from their 401(k) plan. …
After 15 years at Lowther Johnson, Michael Miller is switching industries to join the leadership team of one of his clients.
On election day: Prop S passes, council gets a new member and capital improvement tax renews.
The senator seeks the implementation of safety provisions.
Gary Grove pleads guilty to a misdemeanor after death of motorcyclist.
As the date for purchasing legalized medical marijuana approaches, hospital systems in southwest Missouri are preparing policies to address employees’ use of marijuana for medical conditions.
Newsmakers in the areas of accounting, advertising, banking and finance, distribution, health care, law, nonprofit and technology.
Alleged conflicts of interest are the basis of planned investigation.
Peggy Davis is tapped to receive the Harold K. Bengsch honor.
Matt Growcock takes over as Michael Miller heads to the banking industry.
CEO will retire as president earns a promotion and the company hires a new COO.
Restitution of $15,000 is ordered in the case prosecuted by the attorney general’s office.
Tim Guillot and Thom Lundberg, partners with Esterly Schneider & Associates say architecture is more than designing a space to fit physical needs. It should also improve emotional well-being. …
A conflict of interest allegation was filed with the Missouri Ethics Commission in November 2018.
Dr. Thomas Alms agrees to pay $200,000 and surrender his license.
Branson Top Ops replaces former amphibious vehicle depot.
Passage would legalize sports wagering in casinos and on the internet.
Are you looking for reasons why you aren’t achieving your business goals? Sherry Coker, Executive Director at the OTC Center for Workforce Development, says to make sure you’re addressing …
The man led a scheme to sell supplements that contained an illegal ingredient.
Crave Cookie Dough owners eye store No. 2 as they enter the second year in business.
Danny Collins, 37 North founder and guide, says the biggest leap they took in the first year was to purchase a vehicle. That major financial investment, however, allowed them to provide their outdoor guide services at a price point they felt was more appropriate.
Springfield Diner owner Ömer Önder sits down with a restaurant consultant who starts challenging the menu offerings."No bashful food." The blunt conversation is the launching off point to determine how the Mediterranean influence will affect the young restaurant's offerings in the future. Made to Order is an ongoing sbjLive documentary series in collaboration with Springfield Business Journal tracking the rebranding of a local restaurant.
Haden Long, owner of Ellecor, opened a retail home decor business five years ago in a traditional retail space. When the interior design side of the business took off, she decided to renovate a 100-year old bungalow to better show off product samples and installations.
Scott Shotts, partner with Missouri Spirits, says when they started in 2011 there were approximately 300 distilleries in the U.S. and now there are more than 3,000 so competition has grown significantly. Diversification of their business model has helped them succeed.
Matthew Blystone of Theta Float Spa had the financial means to start the unique business, but used crowdsourcing for pre-orders to determine market interest in addition to gathering a nice cash reserve before opening.
Avery Parrish with the Springfield Regional Arts Council explains how businesses can display local art in their spaces for a fraction of the price of investing in a permanent collection. The corporate partnership program allows a business to select from a customized portfolio of local artists' work curated based on the company's mission and aesthetic that can be switched out every six or 12 months.
After a year of experiential market research, Danny Collins, 37 North founder and guide, found three ways they plan to expand. Some were anticipated and others were not expected until they …
Inspirational speaker Chad Porter shares his story of turning a tragic accident that took him to the darkest depths into a rewarding career as a motivational speaker and business coach.
"For me success is...a little bit fleeting. Today's success and goal achieved only lasts about that long," says Curtis Millsap, owner of Millsap Farms. Look beyond the day-to-day financial achievements to the long-term victories.
Danny Collins, 37 North founder and guide, took his experience as an expedition manager for National Geographic Unique Lodge of the World in Ecuador to start his Ozarks based outdoor activity company. Since launching the company, he has relied on post-trip evaluations and prospective customer input to guide the course.